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APA Style Guide: Tweets

This guide explains how to use the APA Style. It includes a short tutorial.


Reference: Author Last name, Initials. [screen name]. (Year, Month Day). Title (up to the first 40 words). [Tweet]. Twitter. URL

Example: Taylor, L. K. [@lauraktaylorPHD]. (2020, November 17). It's finally out! #SRCDMonograph 6 years of longitudinal data with 1000 youth/mom dyads + 6 years of macrosystem newspaper coded data + thematic analysis of newspaper content. We find adolescents’ response to direct exposure to sectarianism varies with the political … [Tweet]. Twitter.


  • (Author Last name, Year)


  • This longitudinal study examined adolescents’ responses to sectarianism (Taylor, 2020).


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